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Carry On Jatta 2 is a 2018 Indian Punjabi comedy film directed by Smeep Kang. The film is a sequel to the Carry On Jatta (2012). The film stars Gippy Grewal and Sonam Bajwa in lead roles with Gurpreet Ghuggi, Binnu Dhillon, Jaswinder Bhalla, B.N. Sharma, Karamjit Anmol and Upasana Singh and Jyotii Sethi in supporting roles.[1]

Carry On Jatta 2
Carry On Jatta 2.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed bySmeep Kang
Produced by
Written byNaresh Kathooria (dialogues)
Screenplay byVaibhav Suman
Shreya Srivastava
StarringGippy Grewal
Sonam Bajwa
Gurpreet Ghuggi
Binnu Dhillon
Jaswinder Bhalla
B.N. Sharma
Karamjit Anmol
Upasana Singh
Jyotii Sethi
Music byJay K (Jassi Katyal)
Gurmeet Singh
Sukhe Musical Doctorz
CinematographyManish Chandra Bhatt
Edited byRohit Dhiman
Production
company
White Hill Studios
A&A Advisors
Distributed byWhite Hill Studios
Release date
  • 1 June 2018 (2018-06-01)
Running time
150 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguagePunjabi
Budget₹8-12Crore
Box office₹56.27 Crore

The film was theatrically released on June 1, 2018 and turned out to be a commercial success accompanied by critical acclaim. It broke several records at the box office including the worldwide opening weekend record (earning ₹20.71 million), opening day and opening weekend records in various countries except the overseas record of all time collection of Chaar Sahibzaade. Collecting 562.7 million (US$8.1 million) worldwide in its theatrical run makes it highest grossing Punjabi films of all time.

PlotEdit

Jasss is an orphan guy living on rent in house of Advocate Dhillon and his son Goldie Dhillon. The only dream of Jass is to go Canada but he doesn't meet the eligibility as he failed in education. So, the only way to go Canada is to marry any NRI girl of Canada. Coincidentally, his friend Honey works as a mediator in marriage agency. Jass asks him to find any NRI girl for him. Jass and Honey go to a NRI marriage, where the people are NRIs. In the marriage, Jass meets Meet who is a NRI girl and he falls in love with her. He stalks Meet, come to know that Meet is also an orphan girl and she had spent her whole life alone so she wants to marry a boy who has large family. So, Jass makes a plan with Honey to trick Meet believing that Jass has a large family and he loves her a lot. Soon, Meet requests Jass to take her to meet his family with her uncle. But Jass refuses since he does not have any family. On the other hand, Meet's uncle starts searching for grooms for Meet. Her uncle and Honey had met before so they asked him to find any groom for her and Honey asks Meet to marry Jass. Jass hatches a new plan of showing that Advocate Dhillon is his father and showing Dhillon that Meet is Goldie's wife but this creates lot of confusions and problems. After marrying Meet, Jass started asking her to go Canada but she refuses as she thinks that it is cruel to abandon Jass's family. So, Jass makes another plan so that Meet could hate his family and should take him to Canada. It took lot of time but this plan works and Jass ran away with Meet but Goldie's uncle Tony saw them and informs Advocate Dhillon who thought Jass is running with his daughter in law (Goldie's wife) so he starts following them with his house servant who meets them on the way. Then Tony sees them running and he thinks Advocate loves her and running away. In last, all the confusions are cleared in drama played by Honey.

CastEdit

  • Gippy Grewal as Jass, an orphan boy whose only dream is to go Canada
  • Sonam Bajwa as Meet, an orphan girl who had came India to attend a marriage
  • Gurpreet Ghuggi as Honey, Jass's friend who works as mediator in marriages
  • Binnu Dhillon as Goldie, an Advocate and son of Advocate Dhillon
  • Jaswinder Bhalla as Advocate Dhillon, and Advocate and father of Goldie
  • Jyotii Sethi as Diljit, Goldie's girlfriend turned his wife
  • B.N. Sharma as Billu Bansal, father of Diljit and whose case is fought by Goldie
  • Karamjit Anmol as Tony, brother in law of Advocate Dhillon
  • Upasana Singh as Channo, a house servant working in Advocate Dhillon's house
  • Hobby Dhaliwal as Meet's uncle

ReceptionEdit

Box officeEdit

IndiaEdit

On its first day Carry on Jatta 2 grossed ₹3.61 crores in India making a record for best opening of Punjabi film in India(₹3.05 crores from Punjab & ₹56 lakh from other states).[2][3] On second day film grossed ₹4.26 crores from India making the domestic total of ₹7.87 crores. On the opening weekend, the film grossed ₹13.15 Crores from domestic box office.[4]

Box Office Records set by Carry On Jatta – 2 upon its release[N 1]
Record item Record detail
Highest grossing Punjabi film ₹56.27 crore
Highest grossing Punjabi film in India ₹41 crore
Opening weekend for Punjabi film worldwide ₹20.71 crore
Opening weekend for Punjabi film in India ₹13.15 crore
Opening day India ₹3.61 crore
Opening day East Punjab ₹3.05 crore
Territories Gross revenue Opening Weekend
India 40 crore[4](US$6 million) ₹13.15 crore (US$2 million)
Overseas ₹16.9 crore(US$3 million) ₹7.5 crore (US$1 million)
United States US$603,930[5](₹4.16 crore) US$176,179 (₹1.19 crore)
Canada US$916,529[6](₹6.3 crore) US$237,280 (₹1.6 crore)
United Kingdom GB£220,775[6](₹2.02 crore) GB£97,159 (₹87 lacs)
Australia US$476,000(₹3.24 crore) A$327,736 (₹1.68 crore)
New Zealand 86.24 lakh (US$120,000) NZ$94,502 (₹44.34 lacs)
Germany 21 lakh (US$30,000) 7,504 (₹5.88 lacs)

Critical receptionEdit

The Times of India - rated the movie as 4 out of 5 stars summarizing "Overall, the film is a complete family package, with humour engaging audiences all through its two and half hours."[7] Jyoti Sharma Bawa from the Hindustan Times gave the film 3 out of 5 stars saying "The jokes never stop, even when their dalliance with logic reaches a breaking point. And when you are not laughing at a joke, you are watching a song with camera focusing on Sonam Bajwa’s luminous charms[8] Jasmine Singh of The Tribune lauded the creativity of the movie, giving it 4 out of 5 stars and termed it as a movie that stood on its own.[9]

SoundtrackEdit

Carry On Jatta 2
Soundtrack album by
Jay K (Jassi Katyal)
Gurmeet Singh
Sukhe Musical Doctorz
ReleasedApril 18, 2018 (2018-04-18)
Recorded2017-18
StudioWhite Hill Studios
GenreFeature film soundtrack
Length19:26
LanguagePunjabi
LabelWhite Hill Music

Track listingEdit

Track Song Artist(s) Lyrics Music
01 Carry On Jatta 2[10] Gippy Grewal Happy Raikoti Jay K (Jassi Katyal)
02 Bhangra Pa Laiye[11] Gippy Grewal, Mannat Noor Happy Raikoti Gurmeet Singh
03 Kurta Chadra Gippy Grewal, Mannat Noor Happy Raikoti Gurmeet Singh
04 Gabru Gippy Grewal, Shipra Goyal Happy Raikoti Jay K (Jassi Katyal)
05 DJ Wala[12] Gippy Grewal Jaani Sukhe Musical Doctorz
06 Kikli Gippy Grewal, Sudesh Kumari Happy Raikoti Jay K (Jassi Katyal)

Awards and nominationsEdit

Award Date of ceremony[a] Category Recipient Result
PTC Punjabi Film Awards 16 March 2019 Best Film Carry on Jatta 2 Won
Best Actor Gippy Grewal Won
Best Director Smeep Kang Won
Best Dialogues Naresh Kathooria Won

SequelEdit

After Success of two films. Gippy Grewal and Smeep Kang are planning to make third franchise. Carry on Jatta 3 is expected to release in 2020.

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Date is linked to the article about the awards held that year, wherever possible.
  1. ^ All records are for Punjabi films.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Carry on Jatta 2 first look is high on bling as Gippy Grewal returns". hindustantimes.com/. 16 April 2018. Retrieved 14 May 2018.
  2. ^ "Carry On Jatta 2 Creates History In Punjabi Film Industry". Box Office India.
  3. ^ "Carry on Jatta 2 box office collection".
  4. ^ a b c "Carry On Jatta 2 Smashes Records By A Distance - Box Office India". www.boxofficeindia.com. Retrieved 2 September 2018.
  5. ^ Hungama, Bollywood (2 July 2018). "Sanju collects approx. 7 mil. USD [Rs. 48.07 cr.] in overseas - Bollywood Hungama". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 2 September 2018.
  6. ^ a b Hungama, Bollywood (9 July 2018). "Sanju collects approx. 15.26 mil. USD [Rs. 104.76 cr.] in overseas - Bollywood Hungama". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 2 September 2018.
  7. ^ "CARRY ON JATTA 2 MOVIE REVIEW". The Times Of India.
  8. ^ "Carry on Jatta 2 movie review: This sequel comes armed with more jokes, more songs". Hindustan Times.
  9. ^ "Carry on Jatta 2 movie review: This jatt, truly carries on". The Tribune.
  10. ^ "Gippy Grewal shares first song from Carry On Jatta 2, watch video". hindustantimes.com/. 18 April 2018. Retrieved 14 May 2018.
  11. ^ "'Carry On Jatta 2' second song: 'Bhangra Pa Laiye' is the next party anthem - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 14 May 2018.
  12. ^ "'Carry On Jatta 2' song 'DJ Wala' to be out on Tuesday - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 14 May 2018.

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